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Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

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Our patients have great things to say about our care. Watch the video below as our patient, Katie, tells her story about her successful knee repair.   

Tired of being sidelined with an injury and ready to start living free of pain? The Orthopaedic Clinic at University of Minnesota Medical Center offers you care for a broad spectrum of conditions. These include ankle, foot, hand and upper extremity, shoulder and elbow, spine and scoliosis, and musculoskeletal (affecting the bones, muscles, ligaments and/or tendons) tumors.

Our Orthopaedics service has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the nation in orthopaedics (injuries and diseases of the skeletal system), we provide specialty care for the following:

  • Arthroscopy (minimally invasive surgical exam)
  • Cartilage grafts
  • Diabetic foot treatment
  • Dislocations
  • Fractures
  • Joint replacement (ankle, elbow, foot, hand, hip, knee, shoulder, wrist)
  • Limb reconstruction
  • Meniscus repair (knee injury)
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Partial joint replacements
  • Tommy John elbow reconstruction to repair ligament damage

Our orthopaedic surgeons are nationally and internationally known for their expertise in fields such as sports medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation, family medicine and rheumatology (joint, soft tissue and autoimmune issues). They are committed to providing you with orthopaedic care that combines excellence, service and compassion with innovative research and personalized patient education. This video describes one of many success stories for our patients.

Conditions we treat
Our Orthopaedic Clinic specialists are experts in their fields, providing patients like you with innovative care for problems of the:
  • Ankle
  • Foot
  • Hand and upper extremity
  • Shoulder and elbow
  • Spine and scoliosis
  • Musculoskeletal system (affecting the bones, muscles, ligaments and/or tendons) tumors

This multidisciplinary care team also performs reconstruction and joint replacement, sports medicine and trauma care. Our physicians, nurses, rehabilitation specialists, and physical and hand therapists make sure you receive up-to-date, compassionate care with a cross-disciplinary approach that results in optimal treatment and outcomes.

To schedule an appointment, or for more information, call 612-273-9400.


Doctors & Providers

Orthopedic Surgery

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Podiatry

Rheumatology

Sports Medicine

Our Providers Make the Difference
Fairview features nearly 4,000 providers practicing at over 200 locations throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area and beyond. Fairview Clinics, University of Minnesota Physicians and our independent partner clinics provide an exceptional care experience, while lowering the overall costs of health care.

Locations by city:

Minneapolis

Our Providers Make the Difference
Fairview features nearly 4,000 providers practicing at over 200 locations throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area and beyond. Fairview Clinics, University of Minnesota Physicians and our independent partner clinics provide an exceptional care experience, while lowering the overall costs of health care.